According to Dattawadi police, Jogdand, who is a history sheeter himself, had assaulted Shinde three months ago. The same had resulted in Shinde being hospitalised for several days. On Saturday, the men met Jogdand and demanded that he pay the hospital bill incurred in Shinde’s treatment. When he refused, they took him to Gangadham Chowk, where they kicked and punched him and later dropped him off at Tilak Road.
“We have recovered an illegal firearm and a revolver belonging to Andekar,” senior inspector Jayram Paigude of Dattawadi police said. A case of attempted murder and abduction has been registered against the four men. TNN